Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars
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Swap Meet Score!!!

The fortunes have favored me today. I went to the San Diego swap meet, to chase the dragon. No, that means hunt for die-casts. The first stop in the back forty was a spot that had five or six large plastic tubs of carded HW and some MB. Most in the 97-99 era, although some were earlier or later. I will feature those finds in another post later. So, having felt I sated the urge, I continued to wander, and came across another stand with loose and carded cars. Then I saw this:

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An Impy Road Master VW Kombi!!! Just sitting there, minding its own business, and my eyes swept across it, and locked on. I immediately grabbed it up, and continued to hunt through the other goods.

tl:dr, went to swap meet, scored Impy road Master VW Kombi. all is right with my world today. Enjoy the photos.

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Driver’s side
Driver’s side
Rear view
Rear view
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Dig the jeweled headlights!
Dig the jeweled headlights!

Front looks a little misshapen on the passenger side. And, oh,yes, stuff opens!!

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Bench seats all the way back. No camp table.

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Rear hatch AND engine cover open. Some engine detail, totally missed by my iPhone. Extremely skinny tires.

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Also has the “steering” feature a lot of these Impys have. A fine addition to my three-car collection of Road Masters. You may remember the Silver Cloud from a BaDT post I had made. The Jaguar has not been featured yet.

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